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Author: Pat Barker
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2008.
Series: Barker, Pat. Brooke family trilogy., 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A novel capturing the devastation and psychological trauma of the Great War on every level of British society focuses on a group of young art students, including Paul Tarrant, a Red Cross volunteer, who discovers that life, love, and art will never be the same.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pat Barker
ISBN: 9780385524353 0385524358 9780141019475 0141019476
OCLC Number: 154799782
Notes: Previously published: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2007.
Description: 311 pages ; 22 cm
Series Title: Barker, Pat. Brooke family trilogy., 1.
Responsibility: Pat Barker.
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Spring, 1914. The students at the Slade School of Art gather in Henry Tonks' studio for his life-drawing class. When war breaks out and the army won't take Paul, he enlists in the Belgian Red Cross.  Read more...

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Sharply written and elegantly constructed...breathtaking * Guardian * A compelling read * Literary Review * Thoughtful, ambiguous and powerful * Sunday Telegraph *

 
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